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SAIL and Sitka Spruce Tips 4-H program to offer hiking club event on Thursday, Nov. 19

The Sitka office of Southeast Alaska Independent Living Inc. (SAIL) has announced a partnership with the Sitka Spruce Tips 4-H program to create a hiking club that will meet once a month. This month’s hike will be from 3:45-5:15 p.m. on Thursday, … Continue reading

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SAIL and Sitka Spruce Tips 4-H program to offer hiking club event on Wednesday, Oct. 14

The Sitka office of Southeast Alaska Independent Living Inc. (SAIL) has announced a partnership with the Sitka Spruce Tips 4-H program to create a hiking club that will meet once a month on Wednesdays. This month’s hike will be from 3:45-5:15 p.m. … Continue reading

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Sitka Spruce Tips 4-H program to hold open house on Monday, Oct. 12, at UAS Sitka Campus

Sitka youth ages 5-18 and their parents are invited to an open house from 5-7 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 12, at the University of Alaska Southeast Sitka Campus for the Sitka Spruce Tips 4-H program. The Sitka Spruce Tips 4-H … Continue reading

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Earth Week activities include the Parade of the Species, a youth eco-challenge, a garden work party, and more

Earth Day is on Wednesday, April 22, and Earth Week is April 19-25. Sitka will host a variety of activities for Earth Week, including two volunteer days at the Sitka Fine Arts Camp, a recycled costume-making class, a garden work party, a discussion … Continue reading

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Sitka Conservation Society seeks donations of canning jars for Applooza

The Sitka Conservation Society is looking for donations of quart and pint (preferably the shorter, wide-mouth pints) canning jars for a 4-H project called Applooza. During the project, participants in the Sitka 4-H club will harvest apples from the apple … Continue reading

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Sitka 4-H program to host general meeting and Alaska Way of Life 4-H club to host six-week wild edibles class

The Sitka 4-H program will host a general meeting from 6:30-7:30 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 15, in Room 106 at the University of Alaska Southeast Sitka Campus. This meeting is for all current 4-H program members and any kids ages 5-18 interested in learning … Continue reading

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Sitka Conservation Society adult 4-H program offers backcountry cooking classes

The Sitka Conservation Society is offering an adult 4-H program, with the first offering a backcountry cooking class series in June and July. We’ll be teaching you how to cook delicious meals for your next camping or backpacking trip following Leave No … Continue reading

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Alaska Way of Life 4-H Club announces 2014 summer programs

The Alaska Way of Life 4-H Club will offer a variety of summer programs for kids in kindergarten through eighth grade. Cloverbud Adventure — Tuesdays, 10-11:30 am, 4-H members will be able to explore various 4-H projects throughout the summer including hiking, intertidal … Continue reading

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Earth Week activities include gardening classes, a youth eco-challenge, and the Parade of the Species

Earth Day is on Tuesday, April 22, and Earth Week is April 20-26. Sitka will host a variety of activities for Earth Week, including some gardening classes, a youth eco-challenge, free bus rides all month, spring clean-up events, and the 13th annual Parade … Continue reading

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Alaska Way of Life 4-H club seeks local gardeners to serve as program mentors

The Alaska Way of Life 4-H club would like to get its hands dirty and grow some food this summer. We would love some mentorship and modeling to help us out and build community between our youth and gardeners. If you are … Continue reading

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